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The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) today confirmed that Qantas ground crews would participate in work stoppages at all major airports tomorrow following further inaction by Qantas to resolve staff requests for job security clauses over the life of the next Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA).
The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) today called for a formal update from Qantas on progress with investigations into alleged threats against company personnel. The union has also flagged a serious double-standard when it comes to dealing with threats and acts of violence.
The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) has called off tomorrow's planned two hour stoppage at airports across the country. The stoppage was planned for late afternoon.
On the day Qantas courted the media and smeared its Australian employees with anonymous allegations, the Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) has expressed its grave concern about the arbitrary detention by Fiji Police of the Secretary of the Fiji Airline Pilots' Association, Mr Shalend Scott.
The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) today condemned reports of alleged threats to Qantas management and urged authorities to fully investigate the matter and make public the outcome of those investigations.
Qantas staff across the company’s freight, cabin cleaning, catering, and ground crew operations have voted to take further protected industrial action this Friday from 1600 to 1800 (nationally, local times).